HTS offer a comprehensive 2D Autocad and 3D Tekla CAD draughting service to all sectors of engineering in industry, construction and commerce.


The CAD draughting team is fully supported by an integrated design and project management team.

Design work undertaken by HTS generally conforms to relevant British/European Standards unless alternative standards are required at the client’s requests. Where possible design is produced using the latest versions of specialist design software to generate loads and analyse members to achieve the most economic solutions.

  • Structural steel connection design.
  • Boiler and pressure vessel design.
  • Lifting beams, frames, jib hoists and specialist equipment design.
  • Special purpose machinery design.



All HTS staff have a wide and extensive knowledge of engineering principles and best practice. Familiar with the need for and use of design for assembly and manufacturing techniques, they are able to support design activities ensuring HTS customers receive the optimum solution to their structural/mechanical and design/draughting needs.

All design/drawings are approved by the relevant Senior Engineer or Project Manager before release.